Celebrate Fourth of July with these Events and Activities
Celebrate Independence Day right here in Virginia Beach. Virginia Beach will be bursting with activities and events to celebrate America’s independence. From live music to spectacular firework displays, here are some things to do on... More
A Variety of Shops Wait Just Beyond the Boardwalk
Whether you’re looking for beach threads, something chic or something unique, Virginia Beach is a shopper’s seaside paradise. Shopping isn’t limited to just the boardwalk. Start at the Oceanfront, then make your way to an art gallery in the ViBe... More
14 Rainy Day Activities
Pouring rain doesn’t necessarily mean a poor vacation. Instead of spending your time inside pouting about the weather, do a little exploring instead. You’ll learn that Virginia Beach has much to offer—even when the sun’s not shining.
1. Explore the Aquatic Life
Kid-Friendly Activities and Attractions in Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach is a fantastic destination for a family getaway as it has something to offer the whole family. From the beach to activities away from the boardwalk, the city has plenty to do for any age. Treat the kids to an experience... More
Must-Do Activities in Attractions in Virginia Beach
While Virginia Beach is absolutely one of the most relaxing coastal vacation locales around, it can also be one of the most exhilarating. From Cape Henry to Sandbridge, you will find that Virginia Beach has an incredible amount of adventurous... More
Your Guide to Our Unique Coastal Community
When you first think of Virginia Beach, your mind escapes to a coastal paradise with our three-mile boardwalk as the centerpiece. While the boardwalk is buzzing year-round with activity, there’s just as much to see throughout all of Virginia Beach. The... More
So Much to See and Do on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Virginia Beach has miles of land and sea that are perfect for a number of exciting activities. The heart of Virginia Beach, however, is the famous boardwalk. The Virginia Beach boardwalk is a hub for countless activities, shops, restaurants,... More
A Diversity of Flavors and Dining Experiences in Virginia Beach
Local Virginia Beach-ers are an eclectic crew. This area seems to draw people from all over the world, and that diversity is reflected in our cuisine. Being a beach community, we’re well known for our seafood which appears on many... More
Your Travel Guide
Helping more than 3 million people find the best local treasures around our area each year.
Visit the Historic Cape Henry Lighthouse
There are several noteworthy sights and landmarks you’ll want to see when you visit Virginia Beach. You can spend hours on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk alone just checking out all of the monuments on the boardwalk. Just a few minutes north of...
Where to See Fireworks on the Fourth of July in Virginia Beach
There are so many things to do on the Fourth of July in Virginia Beach. One of the most popular ways to celebrate America’s independence is to take in an eye-catching firework display. These firework shows are often set to...
The Oceanfront, Sandbridge Beach and Chesapeake Bay Beach: Virginia Beach has Something for Everyone
Newcomers to Virginia Beach automatically assume that out city is just our signature boardwalk lined with hotels, shops and restaurants. Although we love our bustling boardwalk...
Virginia Beach Restaurants Dish Out Local Flavor
A thriving culinary scene flourishes throughout Virginia Beach. Local chefs are incorporating many aspects of Virginia Beach’s coastal culture into their cuisine to create a memorable dining experience.
Images provided by the Virginia Zoo
Just 20 miles from the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, a wild day of fun awaits you at the Virginia Zoo. Located in Norfolk, this beautifully manicured, 53-acre park provides an exciting escape from the real-world hustle and invites you discover more than...
Tying the Knot at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront
Many couples who get swept away in the romance and natural beauty of Virginia Beach return later to tie the knot. Having a ceremony on the beach is a truly memorable experience and a beautiful way to start a new life together. Here are...
The Barclay Towers Resort Hotel on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront is a charming hotel featuring 138 suites facing the Atlantic Ocean. In addition to your own private balcony, our guest rooms feature a king size bed, plus a sofa...
The Best Western Plus Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel offers its guest access to the salty shores of Virginia Beach. Rent a bike and pedal up and down the boardwalk taking in all the sites, or take a dip in the indoor heated pool...
This traditional Italian restaurant has been providing fine dining experiences to the area for over 31 years.
Sample amazing pasta creations or delicious, wood-fired pizzas on the outdoor patio or in the inviting dining...
This Beatles-themed tavern brings together great food and amazing entertainment.
Every week, local and regional artists appear on the Abbey Road stage. Patrons love their menu and full bar, with 42 Drafts & Crafts on Tap!...
Sport Fishing & Deep Sea Fishing in Virginia Beach
The March Hare is a 51’ “Custom Carolina” sportfisher. Hand built by legendary yacht builder Ricky Scarborough in his shop in Wanchese, North Carolina. The March Hare...